Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 30 May 2015 18:52:11 EST 1800 Baur caps off career with ABCA All-America honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153714538/Baur-caps-off-career-with-ABCA-All-America-honors NEWBERRY — Newberry College first baseman Albert Baur caps off a magnificent career with second team All-America honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings. Thu, 28 May 2015 09:40:51 EST Mid-Carolina Dixie Youth update http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153690874/Mid-Carolina-Dixie-Youth-update PROSPERITY — This week in MC Dixie Youth action, the Warren minors defeated Saluda 2 10-4. Miyquan Darby, Kaden Myers and Kenyon Wise pitched for Warren. Wed, 27 May 2015 15:45:51 EST Albert Baur named NCBWA All-America second team http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153658028/Albert-Baur-named-NCBWA-All-America-second-team NEWBERRY — Newberry College first baseman Albert Baur has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association All-America second team. Wed, 27 May 2015 10:50:53 EST Summer activities planned for area youth http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153658585/Summer-activities-planned-for-area-youth NEWBERRY — The Newberry Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department is holding several summer programs for area youths. Here is a look at what will be offered: Tue, 26 May 2015 09:06:04 EST Newberry Red Dogs successful in State Directors Challenge http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153579209/Newberry-Red-Dogs-successful-in-State-Directors-Challenge Newberry Red Dogs entered the State Directors Challenge on May 16 and May 17 and won the championship game in which they received gold rings. Front row are Tremarious Sims, Xzavius Smith, Bentrez Douglas, Jalen Caldwell and Zacorian Byrd. Back row are... Tue, 26 May 2015 09:00:53 EST CLNTA holding annual tennis tourney May 30 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153561696/CLNTA-holding-annual-tennis-tourney-May-30 NEWBERRY — The Clinton-Laurens-Newberry Tennis Association will hold its fourth annual Mac Harrison Memorial Round Robin Doubles Tournament from 9 a.m. to noon May 30 at Newberry High School. Tue, 26 May 2015 09:00:51 EST Legion Ball season announced http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153562204/Legion-Ball-season-announced NEWBERRY — Newberry American Legion Post 24 has announced that American Legion Baseball will be playing games with home games played at the Newberry College Smith Road Complex. Post 24 has joined with Chapin Post 193 to bring the community some... Fri, 22 May 2015 13:10:51 EST Jaylon Tolbert of Brashier Middle College signs with Newberry College http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153619765/Jaylon-Tolbert-of-Brashier-Middle-College-signs-with-Newberry-College NEWBERRY — Newberry College head men's basketball coach Dave Davis has announced the signing of two-time all-region player Jaylon Tolbert from Brashier Middle College. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:57 EST Baur, Camp notch ABCA/Rawlings All-Southeast Region plaudits http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153589274/Baur-Camp-notch-ABCA/Rawlings-All-Southeast-Region-plaudits NEWBERRY – Newberry senior baseball standouts Albert Baur and Wesley Camp have been named all-Southeast region for the third time this year by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings. Baur was elected to the first team at... Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:55 EST Mid-Carolina Middle School awards athletes http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153615595/Mid-Carolina-Middle-School-awards-athletes PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina Middle School held its annual athletic banquet on May 14 to recognize the achievements of athletes who participated in cheerleading, football, volleyball and basketball during the 2014-2015 school year. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:55 EST Hamlin holds off Harvick for Sprint All-Star Race victory http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/153572168/Hamlin-holds-off-Harvick-for-Sprint-All-Star-Race-victory CONCORD, N.C. — With a deft move with three laps left in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Denny Hamlin delivered the first victory in the non-points showcase event to Joe Gibbs Racing and to... Thu, 21 May 2015 17:55:51 EST Warren signs letter of intent for golf http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/153522690/Warren-signs-letter-of-intent-for-golf PROSPERITY — What started off rough has turned into a college golf career for Mid-Carolina High School senior Jacob Warren. Warren signed his letter of intent on March 14 to Montreat College in Montreat, North Carolina. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:55:51 EST USC Sumter Fire Ants punch ticket to Junior College World Series http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153589403/USC-Sumter-Fire-Ants-punch-ticket-to-Junior-College-World-Series NEWBERRY — Newberry County was well represented when the USC Sumter Fire Ants won the Eastern District Championship at the Mitchell Athletic Complex in Uniondale, N.Y., on May 17. Wed, 20 May 2015 09:01:06 EST Baur, Camp named first team All-Southeast Region http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153521521/Baur-Camp-named-first-team-All-Southeast-Region NEWBERRY — Newberry baseball's dynamic duo of Albert Baur and Wesley Camp continue to add accolades to their resumes as they have been dubbed first team All-Southeast Region honorees by DAKTRONICS. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:45:52 EST McCourry named second team all-Southeast Region by NFCA http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153521461/McCourry-named-second-team-all-Southeast-Region-by-NFCA NEWBERRY — Newberry College junior pitcher/infielder Maude McCourry has been named to the National Fastpitch Coaches' Association's all-Southeast Region second team as a utility player who pitches. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:45:51 EST Mid-Carolina Dixie Youth Update http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153540380/Mid-Carolina-Dixie-Youth-Update PROSPERITY — International Paper Minors defeated Kneece's minors last week, 4-1. Thomas Bates and Carson Cockrell pitched a terrific game, Laban Bowers went 2-for-3 and David Rodgers went 2-for-2, to lead all batters for IP. Mon, 18 May 2015 14:05:51 EST Rebels baseball season comes to a close http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153522730/Rebels-baseball-season-comes-to-a-close The Mid-Carolina High School baseball team finished up their season Friday night with a loss to Ninety Six High School. The Rebels had to defeat the Wildcats twice to progress forward. Mid-Carolina won the first game 14-3. The score of the second game... Mon, 18 May 2015 12:40:51 EST Monaco and Mims selected for 2015 Judson Collegiate and Legends Pro-Am http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153495864/Monaco-and-Mims-selected-for-2015-Judson-Collegiate-and-Legends-Pro-Am ROSWELL, Ga. — Newberry College women's golf standouts Marianna Monaco and Karly Mims have accepted invitations to play in the Judson Collegiate and Legends Pro-Am Challenge at the Country Club of Roswell in Roswell, Ga., on June... Sun, 17 May 2015 11:25:51 EST Baur, Camp and Sheridan named All-Southeast Region http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153452955/Baur-Camp-and-Sheridan-named-All-Southeast-Region NEWBERRY – Newberry College senior baseball standouts Albert Baur, Wesley Camp and Brandan Sheridan have garnered National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association All-Southeast Region honors. Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:04 EST Borja, Espana and Holliday earn CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153500924/Borja-Espana-and-Holliday-earn-CoSIDA/Capital-One-Academic-All-District-honors AUSTIN, Texas - Three Newberry College male student-athletes have earned Academic All-District Three honors from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and Capital One, as announced Thursday. Wrestlers Seiji Borja and Jared... Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:02 EST